||Jon Stewart; Jon Stewart
||1 videodisc (55 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Jon Stewart on humor and an informed public
In this program, veteran journalist Bill Moyers interviews Stewart, the long-standing anchor of the award-winning Daily Show with Jon Stewart, about why so many viewers get their news and analysis from his fake news show. Does humor have a role to play in ensuring an informed public? Also on the program, Josh Marshall, influential political blogger, gives his perspectives on the role of politics in the recent firings of federal prosecutors and Bill Moyers remembers David Halberstam. -- Broadcast date 04/27/07 - container.